City Island

City Island Residents Raise Concerns Over Temporary BridgeSome City Island residents are concerned about a new temporary bridge being built connecting the island to the Bronx.
Free J-Lo Concert Near City Island Has Many Local Residents Seeing RedIt's being billed as Jennifer Lopez's first performance in the Bronx -- her hometown borough. But next Wednesday’s concert is more headache than homecoming for one community, where some are dreading the event.
NYC Scales Back Plans For City Island BridgeCity Island residents were claiming victory Sunday in its fight against a planned new bridge to the Bronx that they thought was out of scale with their small, maritime community.
City Island Residents Sue Over Planned Bridge UpgradeCity Island residents pride themselves on living in one of the city's few fishing enclaves. But, the aging bridge to the island is about to be replaced with a design that has some of them concerned.
City Releases Renderings Of Planned New City Island BridgeThe New York City Department of Transportation on Monday announced plans to tear down the City Island Bridge in the Bronx and replace it with a new span.
One Tank Trips: City Island, NYCIn this week's installment of One Tank Trips, we won't even leave the city, but you'll be transported a world away.
The Bronx Hopes To Be NYC's Next Beer Hot Spot As Beer Week Kicks OffWhen Rheingold shut down its brewery in the 1960s, the Bronx became a beer wasteland. That was until a few years ago.
Tony's Pier Restaurant On City Island Plans To Rebuild After Fire During SandyThe popular Tony’s Pier Restaurant on City Island in the Bronx was in ruins Tuesday, following a fire that struck in the midst of Superstorm Sandy.
Cuomo, Bloomberg Assess Sandy's Impact On NYC; Battery Tunnel Flooded By Cascading Water Numerous bridges have been shut and power has been cut to parts of lower Manhattan.
New York's 6 Best Culture Spots (On A Budget)Sample New York's diverse arts and culture without breaking the budget.
Alex Schibli Buys 'Rat Island' For $160,000 The small island, which is almost completely submerged at high tide, is mostly rocky, and is littered with thousands of mussel shells among the rocks and some small patches of grass.
You Can Own Your Own Private Island, Right Here In New York CityIt lacks many basic amenities and has an off-putting name, but Rat Island can be your very own when it goes up for auction next week.